The Professional Studio Vocalist
by Claytoven Richardson
How do I become a studio singer? What must I do in preparation for that career? What should I know before I go into my first recording session? This one of a kind book answers these questions and many more in a direct, easy to follow manner. Aspiring professional singers are guided through a myriad of subjects including recording studio basics, professionalism, union basics, and of course, vocal techniques for both lead and background studio singing. Proper headphone use, how to blend with others, and choosing the right microphone are but a few of the techniques they will learn. The basic training and information anyone needs to pursue a career as a professional studio vocalist are here in this comprehensive book.
On April 12, 2018 business partner, Larry Batiste and I were truly honored to be the Musical Director and Arranger for this awesome benefit concert to raise money for the Los Angeles Unified School District's Performing Arts Department.